Napoléon Bonaparte Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.1027

Scope and Contents

This collection contains one letter sent by Napoleon Bonaparte regarding a military matter dated May 4, 1796. There is also a single woodcut print of Napoleon.

Dates

  • 1796 May 4

Conditions Governing Access

This collection may be viewed only in the reading room of Special Collections in the Jean and Alexander Heard Library. Collections should be requested 2-3 days prior to visiting in order to facilitate easier access. For questions or to request a collection, contact specialcollections@vanderbilt.edu.

Extent

.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

French

Abstract

This collection contains one letter sent by Napoleon Bonaparte regarding a military matter dated May 4, 1796. There is also a single woodcut print of Napoleon.

Physical Location

Special Collections & Archives

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was donated by James Ackerman in July 2021.

Title
Finding Aid for the Napoléon Bonaparte Letter
Status
Completed
Author
Zach Johnson
Date
November 2021
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Vanderbilt University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Jean and Alexander Heard Library
419 21st Avenue South
Nashville TN 37203 United States


 

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